Google BigQuery vs Snowflake: What are the differences?
What is Google BigQuery? Analyze terabytes of data in seconds. Run super-fast, SQL-like queries against terabytes of data in seconds, using the processing power of Google's infrastructure Load data with ease. Bulk load your data using Google Cloud Storage or stream it in. Easy access. Access BigQuery by using a browser tool, a command-line tool, or by making calls to the BigQuery REST API with client libraries such as Java, PHP or Python..
What is Snowflake? The data warehouse built for the cloud. Snowflake eliminates the administration and management demands of traditional data warehouses and big data platforms. Snowflake is a true data warehouse as a service running on Amazon Web Services (AWS)—no infrastructure to manage and no knobs to turn.
Google BigQuery and Snowflake can be primarily classified as "Big Data as a Service" tools.
According to the StackShare community, Google BigQuery has a broader approval, being mentioned in 160 company stacks & 41 developers stacks; compared to Snowflake, which is listed in 29 company stacks and 11 developer stacks.
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